Some earlier generations of Hirthe families in Milwaukee include these names culled from the local German newspapers:
1909 - Hirthe, Caroline
1863 - Hirthe, Christian (lost livestock; Germantown, Wis.)
1913 - Hirthe, Edward C.
1898 - Hirthe, Karl (79 yr)
1900 - Hirthe, Mable
1900 - Hirthe, Rolfe
1866 - Hirthe, Rosa Amalia (5 mo; Carl & Caroline)
1897 - Kludt, Ottilie (Hirthe)
1890 - Ruggaber, Ida (née Hirthe; 28 yr, Geo.)
1909 - Sülflow, Kath. (née Hirthe, 54 yr)
There are also "Hirth" spellings which could be part of Hirthe research. These are all found in the most current version of:
"Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950).
There are also notices for Fred. & Margaretha Rucks, and a handful of entries for Still.
For more specific information contact:
Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007... helping to access our historic German-American culture.